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Our NEW 2018 Winter Workshop Brochure is hot-off-the-press!!!


Click button to sign up for simple + streamlined enrollment for workshops, classes, camps, and specialty events + evenings! 

2018 SCHOOL YEAR ART WORKSHOPS ARE ONLINE School Year {hands on + mixed media} Workshops are online for simple + streamline enrollment.  We’re loving our beautiful + new studio on Main Street!  We love being located in downtown Carbondale | CO!  New spaces, new faces, new places!!!

Please note:  Art workshops generally tend to fill up several months in advance so early online enrollment is highly encouraged!  Click to Enroll ->

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HANDMAKERY is a hands-on, art enrichment program for children & young adults (and coming soon ~ family + couples + adults} offering specialized classes, camps, workshops, special evenings, art parties and more!  Inspiring creativity, we focus on all parts of the creative process.  We believe in an all-encompassing approach to the visual arts and do our best to make it very well-rounded to include a little art history, art appreciation, art aesthetic, critique, celebration, community, connection, creativity, flavor + fun, and of course our favorite ~ art-making!  Hands-0n exploration includes painting, drawing, collage, assemblage, massive amounts of mixed-media, printmaking, 3D sculpture, up-cycled art, sewing, papier mache, construction, pottery & more one-of-a-kind crafting!  We are excited to bring local access to the children of the Roaring Fork Valley with over 18+ years of visual arts education experience to Carbondale | Colorado!  At HANDMAKERY we love to inspire children, develop creative confidence, and create a community connection within a colorful + creative environment!  Jump in on all the ART-ful action!  Give your child the experience that keeps on giving throughout a lifetime ~ CREATIVITY!

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